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Joris-Karl Huysmans and the Essence of Decadence

Joris-Karl Huysmans and the Essence of Decadence

The French writer Joris-Karl Huysmans started his career as a naturalist, but with "A Rebours" ("Against Nature") he wrote "the bible of decadence" and with "Down There" a history of satanism, facts turned into fiction, and a masterpiece of occult horror...

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